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Leukopenia And Hiv

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Leukopenia, Anemia, and Fatigue

I am a recovering heroin addict (4 1/2 years clean) who had a long history of IV drug use. I am 25 y/o and have been tested yearly since I stopped using in 2001. I have not had a retest in 1 year b/c my primary stated that I cannot contract HIV 4...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,If I.V. drug use was your only potential HIV exposure (i.e. no unprotected sex, blood transfusions, etc.) and you have repeatedly tested negative out to three years form your last potential exposure, I absolutely agree with your doctor. HIV is... Read more »

I've Leukopenia Help Doc. Please

ive been diagnosed that I have Leukopenia where WBS(3100) and anemia where hemoglobin 11000. Ive... Read more »

persistent leukopenia - need advice - not answered before

It's been 5 months since exposition.I have tested ELISA for both HIV-1 and HIV-2 & antigen... Read more »
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Table of Contents From Crumbling Joints to Clotting Blood Vessels, Studies of the Aquitaine Cohort Examine Factors Associated With Avascular Necrosis and Atherosclerosis Avascular Necrosis and HIV/HAART Changes in Atherosclerosis Progression... Read more »
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Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents

Summary Introduction How to Use the Information in This Report Effect of Antiretroviral Therapy on the Incidence and Management of OIs Initiation of ART in the Setting of an Acute OI (Treatment-Naive Patients) Management of Acute OIs in the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents

Disclosure of Relationship Summary Introduction History of the Guidelines Guidelines Process Major Changes in Guidelines Since Last Publication How to Use the Information in this Report Effect of ART on the Management of OIs ... Read more »
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Blood Work: A Complete Guide for Monitoring HIV

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symptoms of primary infection

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I would like to ask a few questions about primary HIV infection. Approximately 4 weeks ago, I developed an illness with a sudden onset of fever and mild sore throat--following a night of staying out really late and having lots of alcohol. The... Read more »

WHITE BLOOD CELLS COUNT

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
if u are infected with hiv does this show up in wbc counts? and does a normal blood test ever suggest a hiv test should be taken>? Read more »

as a child i dealt with the pressure of A.I.D.S.

Posted by Anonymous
Oct. 1st, 1997 was the day I received my test results. I had been
having lots of fatigue during the summer. I am a young mother
with two small children, working part time and volunteering at
church. I thought this was the reason for my fatigue. My... Read more »

oct. 1st was the day i recieved my test results...

Posted by Anonymous
Oct. 1st, 1997 was the day I received my test results. I had been
having lots of fatigue during the summer. I am a young mother
with two small children, working part time and volunteering at
church. I thought this was the reason for my fatigue. My... Read more »